Entries by John Moore, Senior Arts Journalist

Scenesters: DCPA announces 2020 class of student playwriting finalists

On Monday, DCPA Education will reveal the three scripts to be presented at next month’s Colorado New Play Summit Denver Center Education has announced the 10 finalists for its seventh annual statewide The AT&T Regional High School Playwriting Competition, which this year drew 154 one-act plays for consideration from Colorado student writers. On Monday, DCPA […]

‘twenty50’: What’s the cultural cost of taking a slice from America’s power pie?

Near-future world-premiere play considers the consequences of assimilation Playwright Tony Meneses was intrigued when he came across a Pew Research Center study that predicted 2050 will be the year the U.S. population will no longer have a white majority. That, in itself, could make for a compelling “near-future” pot-boiler. Imagine: What will white people do […]